Team 1 Newsletter

week of April 27 - May 1

Jeffrey Bromley - Social Studies

Last week we..... Introduced Ancient Africa Kingdoms by learning about Mali, Ghana, and Songhai and doing an EdPuzzle, as well as learning about Mansa Musa and his pilgrimage to Mecca.

This week we will....

Monday and Tuesday- Discuss and introduce how economic trade of gold and salt impacted Ancient African kingdoms by having a short primary source, and doing an assignment in Schoology.

Wednesday and Thursday- Discuss and introduce how the spread of Islam impacted Ancient African kingdoms, and doing an interactive investigation in Discovery Education.

Friday- Check emails from teachers, make up any missing work from the week.

Emilia Walsh - Science

Meaghan Harriott - Language Arts

Last week we..

Learned about the elements of plot, difference between internal character & external driven plot, practiced new vocab, and did an iReady Reading lesson.

This week we will..

Monday 4/27: Learn about narrative writing and plan new ending.

Tuesday 4/28: Finish plan and begin to re-write ending of "All Summer in a Day"

Wednesday 4/29: Continue to re-write ending of "All Summer in a Day"

Thursday 4/30: Finish re-writing ending to "All Summer in a Day"

Friday 5/1: iReady Reading lesson

Allison Watts - Math

Last week we learned how to find volume of 3-Dimensional shapes.

This Week:

Monday/Tuesday- Nets of rectangular and triangular prisms

Wednesday/Thursday- Surface Area

Friday- Quiz

Meri Miller-Kahle - Special Services